Members

Burt Tilley

Burt Tilley

Director, CIMS, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Mathematical Modeling, Fluid Mechanics, Free Boundary Problems, Heat Transfer, Perturbation Methods, Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations

Stephan Sturm

Stephan Sturm

Associate Director, CIMS, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Financial Mathematics, Stochastic Analysis

Andrew C. Trapp

Andrew C. Trapp

Associate Professor, School of Business, WPI

Research Interests: Integer Optimization and Analytics; Applications in Vulnerable Populations and Improving Society

Bogdan Vernescu

Bogdan Vernescu

Vice Provost of Research, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Mathematical Modeling in Continuum Mechanics

Homer Walker

Homer Walker

Professor Emeritus, Mathematical Sciences Department, WPI

Research Interest: Computational Mathematics

Gu Wang

Gu Wang

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Mathematical Finance, Stochastic Analysis

Suzanne Weekes

Suzanne Weekes

Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Dynamic Materials, Industrial Mathematics, Numerical Methods, Mathematical Modeling, Computational Fluid Dynamics

Vadim Yaklovev

Vadim Yakovlev

Associate Research Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Computational electromagnetics, Multiphysics modeling, Numerical optimization, Microwave imaging

Jian (Frank) Zou

Jian (Frank) Zou

Associate Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Financial time series (especially high-frequency financial data), Biosurveillance, Spatial statistics, High dimensional statistical inference, Bayesian statistics, risk modeling

Andrea N. Arnold

Andrea N. Arnold

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Computational Inverse Problems, Bayesian Inference, Nonlinear Filtering, Parameter Estimation, Uncertainty Quantification, Mathematical Biology

Min Wu

Min Wu

Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Mathematical biology, Biomechanics, Morphogenesis, Mechanical inferences using live imaging data, Shape analysis of cell membrane surfaces, Multi scale modeling of cell and tissue dynamics

Barry Posterro

Associate Teaching Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interest: Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Financial Risk Manager (FRM), Stock Options, Volatility Trading, Asset-Liability Management

Buddika Peiris

Buddika Peiris

Coordinator of Applied Statistics Masters Program, Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Order Restricted Inference, Meta-Analysis, Bayesian Statistics, Actuarial Science

Marcel Blais

Marcel Blais

Associate Department Head, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Financial Mathematics, Optimization, Removing Leverage

Jon Abraham

Jon Abraham

Coordinator of Actuarial Mathematics Program, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Actuarial Mathematics

Luca Capogna

Luca Capogna

Professor and Department Head, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Partial Differential Equations

Fatemeh Emdad

Fatemeh Emdad

Associate Teaching Professor, Department of Computer Science, WPI

Research Interests: Applied Mathematics, Bio-Statistical Analysis, Data Mining, Healthcare Data Science

Arthur Heinricher

Arthur Heinricher

Dean of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Applied Probability, Stochastic Processes, Optimal Control Theory

Mayer Humi

Mayer Humi

Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Mathematical Physics, Celestial Mechanic, Atmospheric Flow, Lie Groups, Differential Equations

Konstantin Lurie

Konstantin Lurie

Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Nonconvex Calculus of Variations, Optimal Control and Material Design, Mathematical Theory of Materials

Balgobin Nandram

Balgobin Nandram

Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Bayesian Statistics, Survey Sampling, Small Area Estimation, Categorical Data Analysis, Bayesian Computation

Sarah Olson

Sarah Olson

Associate Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Interests: Mathematical Biology, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Scientific Computing, Locomotion, Tissue Engineering

Randy Paffenroth

Randy Paffenroth

Associate Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Sciences, Associate Professor, Data Science Program, WPI

Research Interests: Machine Learning, Signal Processing, Compressed Sensing, Network Analysis, Interaction between mathematics, Computer Science and Software Engineering

Vladimir Druskin

Research ProfessorDepartment of Mathematical Sciences, WPI

Research Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, WPI